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Special offers generally have a short shelf-life, and if you don’t snap them up right away before their sell-by date, you miss out. But here are some great long-life safari specials, many of which run throughout the year.

Visit Kagga Kamma Nature Reserve in Cederberg South and be enchanted by the gigantic rock formations for which the Cederberg Mountains are famous. This is a wonderworld of nature. A dramatic landscape will cast its spell on you and reveal a multitude a wonders. Weathered rocks of sandstone stand as monuments to time. Wild animals … Continue reading “4 Days in the Life of… Kagga Kamma Nature Reserve”

The season of whales is here! Whale season in the Western Cape is from June through to November. Exclusive Getaways recommends some great getaways for whale watching this season. Get your fair share of the annual whale migration miracle: when the oceans of the Western Cape offer hospitality to Southern Right, Humpback and Brydes whales. Book … Continue reading “Top Whale-Watching Getaways in Western Cape: Where to Grab One This Season”

Wilderness has great potential to heal, refresh and awaken. Here, Exclusive Getaways recommends three phenomenal safaris for the soul in South Africa – experiences that reach deeply into the inner being, by offering mind-body practices in addition to wilderness activities, and by being rooted in the intention to provide rest and rejuvenation for the spirit. … Continue reading “3 Supreme Safaris for the Soul in South Africa”

Take your taste buds on a food journey of decadence and delight, driving from Cape Town to the West Coast and then on to the ancient rocky landscape of the Cederberg, staying at hotels and lodges that wear the crown not only for their prime location and luxury lodgings, but also for the finest food.

With ‘me-time’ front of mind, and the turn of season being a good time to replenish, why not opt for some self-spoiling and book a luxury spa getaway in KwaZulu-Natal. Make it a solo trip, or round up a few friends for a spa-spoil-and-catchup getaway, or create a romantic couple’s spa-spoil and overnight getaway. Exclusive … Continue reading “Treat Yourself: Plush Spa Getaways in KwaZulu-Natal, at the Beach and in the Country”

Gordon’s Bay is a pretty coastal haven just 57 km away from Cape Town. Oozing charm and the good looks of mountainside, ocean, beach and harbour, Gordon’s Bay is a great getaway spot in Western Cape. There’s beauty galore, plenty of sightseeing and outdoor activity, and shoulder rubbing with stunning neighbouring places. We recommend two … Continue reading “Gordon’s Bay: Grand Getaways in a Gorgeous Coastal Haven Close To Cape Town”

Congratulations to Rovos Rail on its 30th anniversary on 29 April 2019. South Africa’s ultra-luxurious train has chalked up three decades of luxury rail travel in Southern Africa, and offers a grand choice of eight glorious Southern Africa trips.

Mother’s Day is a wonderful opportunity to celebrate mothers and motherhood. Plan a special Mother’s Day getaway for 12 May 2019 and create an extraordinary and memorable Mother’s Day.

Whether your idea of a weekend getaway calls forth pictures of a blazing fireside with a glass of red in hand, lazy, late-morning breakfast feasts at a pretty poolside, brisk walks to scoop up the country air, or romantic dinners for two, Exclusive Getaways has some suggestions for your next weekend getaway to magical Mpumalanga.